Otter's Botany - Homeschool Botany Curriculum

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Otter's Botany

Week 24

Main topics: Angiosperms

 

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Day 4

Day 5

Read

Botany for Dummies

Chapter 17 Angiosperms
p. 275-280
Skip p. 275-277 (unless you believe in evolution)
Discovering the characteristics of angiosperms
Looking at the life cycle

 

p. 281-284
Exploring angiosperm diversity
Basel angiosperms
Magnoliids
True dicots

 

p. 286-288
Pollination ecology

Choose a book or books

 

The Biography of Spices

The Biography of Spices
Spices can come from seeds, bark, flower buds, stigmas, roots, resins and more.

Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
p. 155 Rosary Pea

Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
p. 157 The Terrible Taoxicodendrons

 

Essential Atlas of Botany Essential Atlas of Botany

 

 

p. 66-67

 

 

The Botany Coloring BookThe Botany Coloring Book

Section 81 Seed plant reproduction (gymnosperms and angiosperms)

 

Section 88 Monocots and dicots

 

 

100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names

p. 129-130 Read about Loosestrife

 

p. 131-133 Read about Love-in-a-Mist

 

p. 134-135 Read about the Lupine (bluebonnet)

Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History

 

 

 

p. 38 Chili Pepper

 

 

 

Experiments, Labs, Activities & Kits

 

 

Recipe:
Orange Chicken with Chili Pepper flakes

 

 

 

Printables

 

 

 

 

 

 

Videos

 

 

 

 

 

 

Internet

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nature, Journaling and Art

 

Chapter 7

 

 

Guesthollow store

 

Link to Guest Hollow

Guesthollow


 
Berries


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